UTEC, Inc.

Expanding Trauma-Informed Supports to Proven-Risk Young Adults in Haverhill, MA

This three-year grant of $150,000 supports expansion of UTEC’s youth engagement model to the community of Haverill, MA.

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Lowell, MA (Essex County)
AMOUNT: $150,000 over Three Years
WEBSITE: www.utec-lowell.org

Gigi’s Playhouse: Providing a Welcoming Community Space for Individuals Living with Down Syndrome in Western New York

A former beauty school in Buffalo is now a lively gathering place for people with Down syndrome and their families. The spacious, welcoming site is GiGi’s Playhouse Buffalo, a local organization connected to the GiGi’s Playhouse national network of 51 Down syndrome Achievement Centers. Renovations to the space were complete and Executive Director Emily Mondschein … Continued